Third annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Awards Breakfast: Monday, 8 to 10 a.m. at HS Lordships, 199 Seawall Drive, Berkeley Marina. Young leaders encouraged to participate. Tickets and details at www.berkeleymlkjrday.com.
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday March: Monday, starts at 9:30 a.m. at Hayward City Hall Plaza, 777 B. St. Sponsored by South Hayward Parish. Information: 510-785-3663.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration: Monday, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Reed L. Buffington Visual and Performing Arts Center, Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Blvd. The featured speaker is Melba Beals, one of the nine Little Rock, Ark., students who was integrated into an all-white Little Rock high school in 1954. Mt. Eden High School choir and jazz band, the King Senior Steppers and others will perform. Information: 510-723-6976.
In The Name of Love -- 12th Annual Musical Tribute Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: Sunday, 7 p.m. Oakland Scottish Rite Center, 1547 Lakeside Drive. Featuring Martin Luther McCoy, Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra, Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, Oakland Children's Community Choir with Oaktown Jazz Workshops. Admission: $23, $25 at the door, $8 for children 12 and younger. Information: 510-287-8800, www.mlktribute.com.
OMCA Family Drop-in Workshop: HistoryMakers/ScienceMakers Series, Sunday, noon to 3 p.m., at Oakland Museum of California, 1000 Oak St. Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day and explore the dream through hands-on science activities. Meet Hattie Carwell for a presentation in the Lecture Hall at 1:30 p.m. and learn about positive African-American role models. Event included with museum admission; members are free. No reservations required. Information: http://museumca.org/event/historymakers-sciencemakers-january-19.
Make the Dream Real: Attitudinal Healing Connection presents 16th annual national holiday celebration featuring keynote speaker, Shakti Butler of World Trust, Monday, 10 a.m. to noon, at McClymonds High School, 2607 Myrtle St. The theme is "Dream a System of Racial Equality." Event is free, but donations are welcome. Information: www.ahc-oakland.org.
MLK Film Festival: The African American Museum & Library at Oakland presents a selection of critically acclaimed documentaries that put into historical perspective the nation-defining movement of the 1950s and 1960s for civil rights, Monday, 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at AAMLO, 659 14th St. Free. RSVP: 510-637-0200.
MLK Celebration/Oratorical Festival: San Leandro is hosting an oratorical festival at the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Monday at 11 a.m., at Marina Community Center, 15301 Wicks Blvd. Student contestants will perform an original or well-known essay, speech or poem in celebration of King's message of peace, tolerance and social justice. There will be entertainment, crafts for the kids and light refreshments, 510-577-3462.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Cleanup: Jan. 25, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., individual volunteers, families, student and service groups are welcome to join in helping the Friends of San Leandro Creek at Root Park, at East 14th and Hays streets. Wear sturdy shoes, long pants and sleeves, mosquito repellent and gloves. Participants are required to fill out a waiver form. Children younger than 14 are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Friends of San Leandro Creek will certify volunteer hours for community services.